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Latest posts by Fleurisa

compost wet liquid

Posted: 13/10/2014 at 11:04

Yes you can use it as a liquid feed, dilute it until it looks like weak tea (without the milk!)

Plant protection

Posted: 10/10/2014 at 09:21

Gardening Naturally sells all sorts of plant protection

Rotting veg

Posted: 09/10/2014 at 11:02

They often rot from the flower end, I remove dead flowers as they go all soggy and cause the rot

Garlic & Chrysanthemum Rust

Posted: 09/10/2014 at 11:00

Chrysanthemum rust is caused by Puccinia horiana while garlic rust is caused by Puccinia allii (syn. Puccinia porri). Therefore they will not attack other plants outside their preferred species

Ruined swede

Posted: 09/10/2014 at 09:25

You probably need to protect them from slugs and snails as these will have caused the initial damage, the woodlice will have only moved in afterwards.

Glorous gardens from above

Posted: 08/10/2014 at 13:09

Christine tweeted that a couple of days ago, but she did say that she would tweet again if it got changed

Glorous gardens from above

Posted: 08/10/2014 at 13:03

Rescheduled to the 3rd of November, BBC1 3.15pm

Plant ID please

Posted: 06/10/2014 at 16:55

It's a dahlia, they originate from Mexico and aren't hardy in the UK. They are usually dug up after the first frost has blackened the stems, you can store the tubers somewhere frost free over winter. They won't need light.

Discussions started by Fleurisa

Unidentified Plant

Plant with furry red stems 
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Arley Hall and Gardens

Garden Festival 
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Cat sick of catnip turns to cannabis

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Last Post: 21/05/2014 at 15:13

Bug Hotel

I'm making a bug hotel 
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